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Music Man

We only saw one play this trip and it was a great choice. Music Man was fantastic, the actors are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tami T
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Festival and the town itself

Brought out memories of poems of nature. The beauteous forms and seeing into the life of things... read more

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Stratford Festival, North America's largest repertory theatre festival, features plays by Shakespeare and other top playwrights each season in Stratford, Ontario, Canada.
55 Queen St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 4M9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We only saw one play this trip and it was a great choice. Music Man was fantastic, the actors are talented and athletic with great voices. The horse scene brought down the House, I have never seen such a performance of a horse! We loved...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brought out memories of poems of nature. The beauteous forms and seeing into the life of things that sort of thing. The town is so picturesque, quiet and charming. A lifelong New Yorker, I was so taken by the beauty of the place. You can...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We saw two plays and we were not disappointed. The seating is a bit cramped, especially if you are overweight (like me), but the view of the stage is unobstructed. Actors are top notch. Well worth the time.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Often the Front of House staff can be cajoled into surrendering a programme or two before the doors open. This allows you to come up to speed on the play before settling into seats as it can take .5-1. hour to read part of the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Yes, I am one of those who would go to the local rep theatre every Friday at midnight, sometimes dressed in part, to see this excellent movie. But I have never seen it live, on stage, and I was hesitant. Who can replace Tim Curry?...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I can't say enough great things about the acting ,dancing and singing in this production. Choreography and presentation was superb.The Festival Theatre is a beautiful well layed out with great site lines from everywhere as it is a theatre in the nearly round . Stratford...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrific singing and dancing. Excellent costumes. Music was great but forgetable, except for "76 trombones" and "Until there was you!"

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recent saw ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ from excellent seats second row centre in the front orchestra. For a musical we’d move further back, but for a dramatic production the players were often no more than 15’ away. Purchased last minute at a significantly discounted price...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We travel to Stratford annually for the festival. This year, we saw 5 plays, and ALL of them were terrific. A Long Day's Journey Into Night was one of the finest works I have seen in all my years of attending. Another outstanding production was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come here at least every other year (last three years in a row) and have found the selection of plays performed both broad and satisfying and the productions presented as well as the performances of the actors all terrific!

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11 September 2018|
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Response from DHK44 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code that I have ever noted. People do tend to arrive in quite casual clothing.
Tasmina K
9 June 2018|
Response from Adnan A | Reviewed this property |
Hey, you can use the calendar provided from Stratford festival and choose the date. it's from the main menu.
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13 May 2018|
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Response from Terry B | Reviewed this property |
Currently the productions are in still in preview. Theatre critics will usually not review until after official opening night. We have only seen The Music Man so far and attended the fourth preview. We were a group of eight... More